Carlyle Haynes

(1882-1958). Evangelist, administrator, author. He was converted at the age of 18 and was ordained in 1908. In his Baltimore evangelism in 1911, he consistently made use of the public press, under the guidance of one of his converts, a newspaperman, Walter L. Burgan. One result of this was the setting up of the General Conference Press Bureau, with Burgan in charge. From 1912 to 1918 he was evangelist for the Southeastern Union, and from 1919 to 1923 for the Greater New York Conference. In his many years as an evangelist (from 1908 to 1923) he conducted vigorous campaigns in such cities as Atlantic City, Chattanooga, Wilmington, Baltimore, Washington, D.C., and New York. From 1918 to 1919 he was secretary of the War Service Commission. He was president of the Greater New York Conference (1...

From the Seventh-day Adventist Encyclopedia. Published with permission from the Review and Herald Publishing Association.

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